ON NOVEMBER SIXTH, 2019 I WENT FROM BEING A SASQUATCH BELIEVER TO A SASQUATCH “KNOWER”. NOTHING I’VE READ OR WATCHED HAD PREPARED ME FOR THE ENCOUNTER.
Sort of. The success of the movie “Jaws” spawned many look alike movies that we celebrate in this post. To make our list, the movie plot requires:
An animal eating people.
A Mayor hell bent to hold an event.
An animal expert.
Confronted with the unknown, unbelievable or unbelievably scary, some folks dial 911. https://youtu.be/XGxPnQQGzeQ Homeless folks rarely call 911. This couple did and it led to Minnow Films going to San Antonio and Rick Dyer shooting a bigfoot who was habituated to dumpster diving a strip mall Duncan Donuts. https://youtu.be/swDgw1q97EE Jerry Cline was sleeping in his camper [...]
Let’s get the Band back together again. Newcomers welcome. Come join the discussion.
The Tennessee farm of the Carter family has had three generations of sasquatch habituation. The book, 50 YEARS WITH BIGFOOT:Tennessee Chronicles of Co-Existence written by Bigfoot researcher Mary Green. Janice Carter-Coy, the current owner of the farm first told her story in 1996 and was immediately ridiculed for her claims. 22 years later many behaviors she had described are now known Sasquatch behavior.
When I was 11 or 12 (1970ish) Boy Scout Troop 159 went to camp in Pico Blanco. Shit got weird.
Yeah, we’re talking Bigfoot. You have to be able to pronounce mitochondrial before proceeding. If you’ve watched “Finding Bigfoot”, “Monster Quest” or any other “Bigfoot” show they always have DNA samples that come back, “Contaminated with Human DNA” and then the results are ignored. The problem is that when DNA is used to identify an unknown sample, [...]
Having moved to South Carolina, I was really excited to some “Squatching” of my own. I did not expect to find something this soon or where I found it.
Whether you call them Bigfoot or Sasquatch, there is a surprisingly large body of data that has been amassed. As we learn more about these folks, they are closer to “Harry and the Hendersons” than “The Legend of Boggy Creek”. But either is possible, so beware.
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